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Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Loss of Cabin Pressure

By George Hatcher

Alaska Airlines flight AS-176 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Ketchikan, Alaska, on April 18th. The Boeing 737-900 plane en-route from Juneau, Alaska, to Seattle, Washington, was diverted due to loss of cabin pressure. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

THY Turkish Airlines Plane Returns to Turkey after Lightning Strike

By George Hatcher

THY Turkish Airlines flight TK-537 had to return and make an emergency landing at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, Turkey, on April 17. The Boeing 737-900 flying to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, had to return due to a lightning strike. The plane landed safely. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Cayman Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Electrical Odor

By George Hatcher

Cayman Airways flight KX-793 had to make an emergency landing in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, on April 13th. The Boeing 737-300 plane was flying from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, when the crew declared an emergency due to an electrical odor in the cabin. The plane continued for a safe landing. All... »

Indian Air Force Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing due to Technical Snag

By George Hatcher

An Indian Air Force helicopter had to make an emergency landing in a field in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, on February 19th. The MI 8 helicopter was heading from Yelahanka Air Force Station, Bengaluru, Karnataka to Sulur Air Force Station, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, when the pilot decided to land in emergency due to a technical... »

Small Plane Crashed in Barrow County, GA; Two Killed

By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed at Barrow County Airport in Winder, Georgia, on February 16th. Barrow County Emergency Services Captain Scott Dakin said the airport employees spotted the wreckage while coming back after the lunch break. “When they came down the road they did see the plane in the wood line just along the road... »

British Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing at London City Airport

By George Hatcher

British Airways flight BA-4454 had to make an emergency landing at London City Airport, England, on February 17th. The plane flying from Rotterdam, Netherlands, was descending toward London City Airport when the crew reported smell of smoke on-board and declared an emergency. The plane continued for a safe landing. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download... »

Hop! Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in France

By George Hatcher

Hop! Airlines flight A5-3557 made an emergency landing in Strasbourg, France, on February 14th. The plane was flying from Toulouse, France, when the captain declared an emergency, reporting that the first officer has become unconscious. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 46 passengers aboard remained safe. The first officer had regained consciousness... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dallas

By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in Dallas, Texas, on February 11th. Authorities said the pilot reported engine issues before the plane landed in a field near South Lancaster Road and Loop 12 in southeast Oak Cliff. There were 2 people aboard at the time; both of them remained uninjured. The plane was... »

PIA Flight Diverts to Berlin due to Medical Emergency

By George Hatcher

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK791 had to divert for an emergency landing in Berlin, Germany, on February 9th. The plane took off from Islamabad, Pakistan, and was en-route to Birmingham, United Kingdom, when a British woman passenger fell ill. The crew declared a medical emergency and diverted to Berlin. The plane landed safely. The... »

Qantas Airways Flight Diverts to Singapore due to Engine Issues

By George Hatcher

Qantas Airways flight QF-10 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Singapore, on February 6th. The Airbus A380-800 plane heading from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Melbourne, Australia, was diverted due to a mechanical problem with one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

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